• PEOPLE NAME: MRU CHIN OF MYANMAR

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PEID: 9489

ROP: 106847

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Affinity Group: SEAP

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Naga

Language: Mru - (mro)

Alternate Name(s): Mro, Murung

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Myanmar

Also found in: Bangladesh

Population: 43,000

Global Population: 81,000


PEID: 9489

ROP: 106847

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Mru Chin of Myanmar, numbering 43,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Kuki-Chin-Naga people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 81,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mru. The primary religion practiced by the Mru Chin is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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